Students will apply understanding of Perimeter and Area with this 4 activity differentiated problem solving bundle! Task cards and word problems are tiered for readiness, kinesthetic, spatial thinking.
***Bundle is Priced at least 20% Lower than if Purchased Individually***
City Map Planning:
This is differentiated for readiness
Level 1: Building footprints include areas whose factors are under 8. Students need to include 6 building icons on their map. Footprints are shown in rectangular array form only.
Level 2: Building footprints include areas whose factors are under 11. Students need to include 6 building icons on their map and 2 duplicates. Footprints are shown to include polygons with 4 or more sides.
Level 3: Building footprints include areas whose factors are under 13. Students need to include 6 building icons on their map and 3 duplicates. Footprints are shown to include polygons with more than 4 sides.
This pack includes:
* Student Recording Sheet (2 sided)
* Student City Map
* Building Icons (With products levels as listed above)
(Color Version and B/W Included)
After students have become familiar with pentominoes, they will complete the task cards using a set of pentominoes and record their answers.
Solve for the perimeter values of the 12 pentomino tiles. Solve for perimeter values of 2 pentominoes put together.
Solve for perimeter values of 3 or more pentominoes put together.
Level 3 Challenge: For an extra challenge for your visually spatial students, encourage them to find solutions to one of the pentomino challenges, then find the perimeter.
This pack includes:
* Drawing Pentominoes Activity
* Pentominoes Challenge Activity Card
* Level 1 Task Cards with answer sheet(18)
* Level 2 Task Cards with answer sheet (12- including 1 summative writing)
* 12 Gray/Black Outlined Pentominoes
* 12 Color Pentominoes
Students role play that they work for an advertising firm that is creating a brochure for a farm equipment distribution company that sells chicken coops.
Their task is to create a brochure to highlight examples of chicken coop sizes that can be made with a given perimeter. Each level of difficulty has a different given perimeter. All students will be determining area.
* Level 1: Students are only working with rectangles.
* Level 2: Students work with polygons including up to 2 rectangles.
* Level 3: Students work with polygons including up to 1 rectangle. They will also determine the number of chickens that can live in each given coop.
There is a short writing component as well on the brochure. Brochures are printed 2-sided.
In this pack, you have two different learning styles to choose from:
★ Students will be planing 6 rectangular garden plots using either grid paper (visual/spatial) or math manipulatives (kinesthetic). Both activities center around the same skill, but in slightly different ways.
★ An assessment rubric is included.
★ A writing page at the end gives students the opportunity to write a letter to the Lucky Leprechauns explaining where they think they garden should be planted.
★ 3 Perimeter Skills Practice Sets: Differentiated through 3 ability levels.
★ 3 Area Skills Practice Sets: Differentiated through 3 ability levels.
★ 3 Exemplars Sets: Differentiated through 2 ability levels. (Visual Support, Draw Visual Support)
★ ANSWER KEYS INCLUDED!
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